We sit down with Officers from Customs and Border Protection and other experts to discuss all things related to the United States/Canadian border. Interesting stories, Immigration, Customs and commercial updates and plenty more! it‘s all covered here on the CBP Cross Border Podcast.
17 Suicide Prevention Part 2
13:01September is National Suicide Prevention Month. This is part 2 of a 2 part series on Suicide awareness and prevention. In this episode we talk about the Resilience Skills Training provided by CBP, the importance of financial planning and we hear again from Dr. Kent Corso. Please also check out the CBP Suicide Awareness and Prevention Podcast.
16 Suicide Prevention Part 1
12:42September is National Suicide Prevention Month. This is part 1 of a 2 part series on Suicide awareness and prevention. In this episode we hear from a Behavioral Psychologist, and a few CBP employees that serve collaterally as Chaplain, Peer Support and Veteran Support Program members. Please also check out the CBP Suicide Awareness and Prevention Podcast.
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15 Marine Interdiction On the Great Lakes
11:28This week we celebrate the 16-year anniversary of Air and Marine Operations, one of the three uniformed law enforcement components of CBP. In this episode Supervisory Marine Interdiction Agent Shawn Considine from the Great Lakes Marine Branch explains what it’s like to be an Agent with Air and Marine Operations.
13 Border Patrol, Buffalo Sector
15:17In this episode we meet a Special Operations Supervisor with Buffalo Sector Border Patrol to discuss the history of the Border Patrol, the role they continue to play in securing our nation's borders and we get some insight into what it's like being a Border Patrol Agent up here on the Northern border.
12 Hey, There‘s a Kid in the Car
16:05An off duty CBP Officer in Houston, TX leaves work to pick up his kids from daycare. When he gets there, he notices something strange. A man gets out of a car, announces "Hey, there's a kid in the car," and walks away. In this episode CBPO DeBottis speaks with Deputy Executive Assistant Commissioner of Office of Field Operations, Diane J. Sabatino, and tells the story of what happened next.
11 CBP: Real People, Real Stories
16:41CBP has a story to tell, and that's what we try to do with this podcast. But to tell the full story, we must also drill down into the individual stories of those that make up the CBP workforce. This is the first in what will likely be a series of personal background stories, told by CBP employees themselves. This one comes from Assistant Director of Field Operations, Tinesha Cherry, from the Detroit Field Office. Her story is moving, inspiratonal and perfectly epitomizes the leadership qualities that CBP strives to foster and promote.
09 Recent Increase in Narcotic Seizures
6:42This past fiscal year, narcotic seizures at ports of entry within the Buffalo Field Office, especially at the Port of Buffalo, have increased by more than 1,000%. In this episode we discuss some of these record breaking discoveries, and talk about what CBP is doing about it.